Westside (Johnson) School District

122 Thompson St
Hartman, AR 72840
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2023 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 602 students in Westside (Johnson) School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Westside (Johnson) School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
602 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
54 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Westside (Johnson) School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#224 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Westside (Johnson)  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westside (Johnson)  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westside (Johnson)  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Westside (Johnson)  School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.15
0.59
# American Indian Students
2 Students
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
27 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
14%
# Black Students
n/a
96,156 Students
% Black Students
n/a
20%
# White Students
556 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
92%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
3 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
20
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
39
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
36
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
50
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
45
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
52
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
45
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
47
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
63
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
49
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
37
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
37
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
38
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
43
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
1
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,769 is higher than the state median of $11,454. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,703 is higher than the state median of $11,200. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$8 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Westside (Johnson)  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$7 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Westside (Johnson)  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,769
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Westside (Johnson)  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,703
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Westside (Johnson)  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Westside (Johnson) School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Westside Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
193 School St
Hartman, AR 72840
(479) 497-1088
Grades: PK-5
| 287 students
Rank: #22.
Westside High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Hwy 164 N
Coal Hill, AR 72832
(479) 497-1171
Grades: 6-12
| 315 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 602 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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